June 3, 2021 3 min read


Mark Thorne Is Esports Technologies’ New Chief Marketing Officer

Mark Thorne is the latest addition to Esports Technologies’ growing marketing team. In his new position as chief marketing officer, Thorne will help build the company’s brand, audience, and reputation. As CMO, he is going to report directly to Esports Technologies’ CEO, Aaron Speach.

Esports Technologies hires the services of Mark Thorne

Leading global provider of advanced esports wagering products and technology, Esports Technologies announced on Wednesday that it appointed Mark Thorne as its new chief marketing officer. In his new position, he will report directly to Esports Technologies’ CEO, Aaron Speach. As a CMO, Thorne will help further build the company’s brand, audience, reputation, and revenue. Furthermore, he is expected to help the company expand its licensing while at the same time following regulatory compliance.

Undoubtedly, Thorne will fit well with Esports Technologies’ team of dedicated professionals, considering that he brings significant experience within the gaming industry. As a veteran of the industry, he holds more than 20 years of experience in leadership roles. Before joining Esports Technologies, Thorne has taken key leadership positions with Betfair, Betfirst, GVC, Bonnier Gaming, and Twin.com.

Thorne to Aid Esports Technologies’ Continuous Growth

Thorne’s appointment comes at a time when the company is opening its Malta office. By collaborating with his colleagues in Dublin, he is expected to build a strong team that will aid the company’s operations in Europe.

Esports Technologies is one of the most exciting and promising players in the esports wagering space with ambitious plans, a clear roadmap and the ability to be agile and deliver rapidly.

Mark Thorne, CMO, Esports Technologies

In a statement, Thorne said that the company has gained momentum which will undoubtedly result in growth. Furthermore, he acknowledged the importance of the recently launched free-to-play ESG (Esports Games) application. Thorne added that the company has “entered into impressive strategic partnerships” while at the same time expanded the Gogawi platform significantly. In conclusion, he said that he is looking forward to collaborating with a team of already proved professionals.

His experience in the industry brings an important dimension to our leadership team as we drive Esports Technologies to its full potential.

Aaron Speach, CEO, Esports Technologies

Esports Technologies’ CEO, did not miss to share his excitement about Thorne’s appointment. Speach stressed that Thorne understands the markets, which will undoubtedly help the company on its way to expansion. Furthermore, Speach said that Thorne is a “natural fit” for the company. In conclusion, he said that Thorne is already a proven advisor which makes him an “excellent lead” for Esports Technologies’ growing marketing team.


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